Wednesday, April 02, 2008

Strong thunderstorm tonight











I took a short drive to my north this evening and saw a strong
thunderstorm. The National Weather Service in Huntsville
actually had issued a "Significant Weather Alert".

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
748 PM CDT WED APR 2 2008

ALZ007-016-030130-
CULLMAN-MORGAN-
748 PM CDT WED APR 2 2008

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ALERT FOR NORTHERN CULLMAN AND
SOUTHERN MORGAN COUNTIES UNTIL 830 PM CDT...

AT 748 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR
WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR FALKVILLE...MOVING
EAST AT 20 MPH. PEA SIZE HAIL...FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS ARE EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM.

* LOCATIONS IN OR NEAR THE PATH INCLUDE...
BATTLEGROUND.
LACON.
SOUTH VINEMONT.
COLE SPRINGS.
EVA.
FAIRVIEW.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...COMMERCIAL RADIO...OR YOUR
LOCAL TELEVISION STATIONS FOR LATER STATEMENTS AND POSSIBLE
WARNINGS CONCERNING THIS WEATHER SITUATION.

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